Monk Comes Down the Mountain debuted on 2nd, July.

Monk Comes Down the Mountain (《道士下山》), a Chinese- American co-production,jointly produced  by New Classics Media and Columbia Pictures, debuted on 2nd, July. The film tells the story of  an innocent young monk who leaves an isolated mountain for an urban community in the 1920s,  and gets involved in a string of conspiracies, with a series of weird characters.


According to the director Mr. Chen Kaige,the film took three year to complete and was his biggest production to date. Chen is known for his 1993 Cannes Film Festival Palme d’Or  award winning  epic Farewell My Concubine.